Illustrated Story Of England

Hibbert, Christopher

£14.95

A beautiful, quirky, illustrated edition of Phaidon’s compelling bestseller, celebrating the book’s 25th anniversary

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Publish Date: 17/10/2016
ISBN: 9780714872353 Category: Tag:

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A beautiful, quirky, illustrated edition of Phaidon’s compelling bestseller, celebrating the book’s 25th anniversary

This concise and fast-paced introduction to English history keeps the reader enthralled through the entire course of the country’s political, economic, and cultural landscape, covering the whole sweep of English history from the Stone Age to the present. Its flowing narrative style, character sketches, and lively anecdotes bring the people and places of the past to life. In this newly illustrated edition, John Broadley’s unique tableaux-like illustrations capture the landscape, costumes, and characters of the history that Hibbert’s text so vividly evokes.

Additional information

Weight 620 g
Dimensions 210 × 140 × 25 mm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

255

Language

English

Edition

Illustrated edition

Dewey

941 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K